The Indian Society of Organ Transplantation was founded at Ahmedabad by the joint efforts of few senior nephrologists including Dr. HL Trivedi, (Ahmedabad), Late Dr. Vidya N. Acharya (Bombay), Late Dr. JCM Sashtry (Vellore), Dr. S. Sunder (Bangalore), Dr. CM Thiagarajan (Chennai), Dr. Meshak Kirubakaran (Vellore) and Dr. A. Gopal Kishan (Hyderabad). The Society was registered at Ahmedabad under the Societies' Act of 1860 on 24th April 1990.
Ex. Offico members
Convener of Organs other than Kidney
No member of the Society will be eligible for the election to the office of the president/president elect/ secretary, unless he/she has been an executive member of Governing Body in the past.
Annual conference of the society will be held once a year at place and time decided by the governing council in consultation with the organizing committee of the incoming conference.
The zones may hold zonal meetings in consultation with the council. The Zones may register independently as a society with the consensus of the parent ISOT body. The Zonal members must be members of the parent ISOT to qualify to become Zonal members. The constitution of the Zonal chapters should be vetted be the Credential committee of the society before it is submitted for registration.
Zonal chapter should broadly follow the same core principles of the constitution, articles and bye- laws of the parent society.